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Daphne at Twisted Laurel

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$8 - $26
CUISINES
American, Bar, Contemporary, Fusion
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I can’t say anything about the actual dinner menu because we chose to have an assortment of starters—and called them dinner. Our favorites were the pork bellies in a cola glaze and the stuffed hushpuppies (with shrimp, crawfish, and other goodies); I especially appreciated the...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank KenCookie
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was very good, large portions. Great selection of vegetarian options. Large beer selection also.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Lisa I
Vince C, General Manager at Daphne at Twisted Laurel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your review, Lisa. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While the website's photo of BBQ Sprouts enlivens your taste buds, the real thing leaves your teeth chomping and chomping on undercooked sprouts that don't resemble anything from the grill. Served luke warm in a sauce resembling thousand island and the extra for pulled pork...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank TejanainWNC
daphneavl, Public Relations Manager at Daphne at Twisted Laurel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

TejanainWNC, we are very sorry for your unfortunate, and unusual, dining experience with us as it is not indicative of our norm. We have even gotten rave reviews for our BBQ Sprouts, so we are even more disappointed that your dish, along with the others,...More

Reviewed September 6, 2019

We came for dinner with a large group and were seated in the upstairs area. Our waitress was a rockstar at taking orders and remained very organized through the whole thing. The group as a whole really enjoyed their food and the waitress was even...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Chelsea A
daphneavl, General Manager at Daphne at Twisted Laurel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Chelsea, we really appreciate you taking the time to leave a 5 Star Review with important feedback. Being able to accommodate large parties both in our dining room and upstairs in our private event space, The Daphne Room is something we pride ourselves on, and...More

Reviewed September 3, 2019

A great spot to sit outside and see a bustling Asheville downtown scene. Was looking for a good burger and fries and found it! We also had the spinach lasagna and it was delicious as well, even from a meat-eater's point of view. Easy and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Beth F
daphneavl, Public Relations Manager at Daphne at Twisted Laurel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you, Beth! We love serving up delicious food and are so glad you had such a great experience with us. We really appreciate you taking the time to leave us such a kind, 5 Star Review and look forward to having you with us...More

Reviewed August 20, 2019

The Daphne menu continues to evolve for the better! They've brought some old favorites back to the delight of my friends and I - but it was a new vegan dish that caught my eye. It was super tasty with local mushrooms over cous cous...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank jenny b
daphneavl, Public Relations Manager at Daphne at Twisted Laurel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Jenny, thank you so much for leaving us such a thoughtful, 5 Star Review! We are excited about our new yet familiar menu changes and are thrilled to hear you and your friends enjoyed your dishes, and our service. It's what we strive for. Please...More

Reviewed August 13, 2019

What a great location and close to downtown, Pack's Square and 4th of July activities. Although we didn't eat, the appetizers looked wonderful. We had a wine and beer then kept going for festivities, but we will back again for food. The atmosphere is casual...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank R84W
daphneavl, Public Relations Manager at Daphne at Twisted Laurel, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave this review and we definitely look forward to having you back in to dine with us soon.

Reviewed August 11, 2019

We made reservations on Open Table and although we had trouble finding a place to park we arrived on time. There were several tables available, but they tried to put us in a table in the center of the room (which I hate). When I...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank John-Cheri M
daphneavl, Public Relations Manager at Daphne at Twisted Laurel, responded to this reviewResponded August 15, 2019

John-Cheri, We are of course very disappointed to hear about your subpar experience with us as it is certainly not the norm. Our philosophy is actually one of providing excellent fresh, creative, farm-to-table New American cuisine with excellent service, so we are very sorry that...More

Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Food was amazing and very reasonably priced. But I’ll have to say it is the service that made our visit 5 star! Danielle is a rock star! Very personable and her menu recommendations were spot on!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank kkcornett
daphneavl, Public Relations Manager at Daphne at Twisted Laurel, responded to this reviewResponded August 14, 2019

This is what we love to hear and we thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such kind words and a 5 Star Review. We hope you will come back in to dine with us again soon!

Reviewed August 4, 2019 via mobile

The pictures posted of the sunburst trout dish are enticing and the dish definitely delivered. We enjoyed the trout and a shared pasta dish outside on the patio. Drinks were reasonably priced.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank F3842FYdand
daphneavl, Public Relations Manager at Daphne at Twisted Laurel, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2019

Thank you so much, for taking the time to leave us a 5 Star Review! Our Sunburst Trout dish is one of our most popular and we are thrilled to hear you enjoyed it. We hop you will come back in to dine with us...More

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LaurenHillFoReal
November 8, 2018|
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Response from markgarver | Reviewed this property |
Yes, at their downtown and New Leicester Hwy location as well.
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CascoBayVegan
May 24, 2018|
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Response from Vince C | Property representative |
Yes, we do have vegan options.
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Kaleb J
March 1, 2018|
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Response from michaelcO6633XC | Reviewed this property |
If not, would it matter?
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